Tag Archives: Debt consolidation


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Are you being harassed by debt collectors when the debt isn’t yours? Make it stop.
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Europe’s debt might send the world economy tumbling if we don’t take proactive steps.
12 mortgage moves for you to buy home in 2012
The mortgage market has been tight in the downturn. These tips will help you snag a loan.


3 questions about credit card reform | 2011-03-28

Clear up confusion about new credit card rules with the answers to these questions. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/credit-cards/3-questions-about-credit-card-reform-1.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328

New credit card rules limit penalty fees | 2011-03-28

Find out if the CARD Act provisions on late payments and interest-rate increases will benefit you. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/credit-cards/new-credit-card-rules-limit-penalty-fees.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328

Understanding the new credit card rules | 2011-03-28

Confused about credit cards? Here’s what to know about managing credit post-CARD Act. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/credit-cards/must-know-credit-card-rules.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328

10 canny credit card tips for 2011 | 2011-03-28

Navigate the new credit card environment. Here’s a guide to rules effective in 2011. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/credit-cards/10-credit-card-tips-for-2011-1.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328

8 ‘gotchas’ of the Credit CARD Act | 2011-03-28

CARD Act reforms are now in effect. Here’s where the credit cardlaw falls short. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/credit-cards/8-gotchas-of-the-credit-card-act-1.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328

6 tips for a fabulously free vacation | 2011-03-28

Follow this road map for finding freebies to lighten your vacation travel tab. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/smart-spending/6-tips-for-a-fabulously-free-vacation-1.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110328


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 Mobile payments by smartphone still dicey | 2011-03-23

Firms are rolling out apps to pay by smartphone, but some may be unreliable.



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CD rates for March 10, 2011 | 2011-03-11

Here are the average CD rates from Bankrate‘s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.


Make the most of a debt consolidation loan | 2011-03-11

A debt consolidation loan can turn around your financial life, if you know how to avoid the traps.


Home equity loan rates for March 10, 2011 | 2011-03-11

Here are the average home equity rates from Bankrate’s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.


Auto loan rates for March 10, 2011 | 2011-03-11

Here are the average auto loan rates from Bankrate’s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.


National mortgage rates for March 10, 2011 | 2011-03-11

See rates from our survey of CDs, mortgages, home equity products, auto loans and credit cards.


Debt woes may impact couple’s joint assets | 2011-03-11

When dealing with debt issues, determine how your spouse’s credit and assets could be affected.


Credit card interest rates for March 10, 2011 | 2011-03-11

Here are the average credit card rates from Bankrate’s weekly survey of large banks and thrifts.



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Financial reforms take hold in 2011 | 2011-02-09

New laws mean simplified mortgage disclosures, a consumer finance watchdog and more. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/personal-finance/new-financial-regulations-take-hold-in-2011-1.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110208

When to seek a credit consolidation loan | 2011-02-09

A credit consolidation loan can solve your debt problems faster, if you know how to use one. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/debt/getting-a-credit-consolidation-loan.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110208

Is mortgage payment help taxable? | 2011-02-09

The IRS taxes mortgage payments made by your insurer, but you can still deduct interest. http://www.bankrate.com/finance/taxes/is-mortgage-payment-help-taxable.aspx?ec_id=brmint_newsalert_20110208